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November Alumni Spotlight: Khaled Hosseini

November 20, 2015

November Alumni Spotlight: Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini is a former physician and the author of three bes …

October 30, 2015


As part of our ongoing efforts to support and provide benefit to our member colleges and universities, AICCU is pleased to announce the launch of AICCU SAVES.
AICCU SAVES is a shared service, group-based procurement program. Through these programs, AICCU is able to leverage its consumer strength to reduce prices for services and goods. This allows us to then pass those benefits and savings on to our members.
Using this model, AICCU is able to lower costs due to economy of scale; standardize the process to encourage best practices; source materials through multiple channels; and centralize the operations in order to bring the best options to AICCU institutions — in a way they could not otherwise access. AICCU’s goal is for this improved program to provide greater quality and variety for …

October 8, 2015

AICCU Recognizes California Senator Marty Block with Policymaker of the Year Award 2015

The Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities (AICCU) has named California State Senator Marty Block as the recipient of its annual Policymaker of the Year award. In recognizing Senator Block, AICCU highlighted his unwavering commitment to higher education and his attention to issues affecting private, nonprofit colleges and universities in California.
Senator Block was honored during AICCU’s annual Presidents Retreat dinner in Sacramento on October 7.
The Policymaker of the Year award recognizes an individual or organization that has worked to ensure that the contributions of California’s private, nonprofit sector of higher education is an acknowledged part of the solution to the challenges facing the state.
“Over the years, Senator Block has been an advocate f …

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